Local Union Wants to Negotiate With Schnucks Following LayoffsTeamsters Local 688 says Schnucks Supermarkets still won't meet with them, following last month's layoff of more then 200 warehouse workers.
UPDATE: Last-Minute Reprieve for Hundreds of Granite City SteelworkersBill before Congress seeks to block dumping of cheap steel and other foreign-made products into U.S. markets.
Schnucks Announces 52 Layoffs at Corporate HeadquartersA spokesman confirms 52 layoffs happened this week, and eight open positions will not be filled.
11 Webster Groves Teachers Laid OffEleven teachers were given pink slips earlier this month. District Spokeswoman Kathy Vespereny says three or four of those positions will be added back.
East St. Louis Casino Lays Off 20 Workers, Cuts HoursThey bring the site's workforce to about 600. The casino had about 1,200 employees when it was moved onto land from a riverboat along the Mississippi River in 2007.
Do I Lose My Health Insurance If I Am Laid Off Or Fired?If your health insurance is provided by your employer, you will lose coverage if you are laid off or fired. But there are options to stay covered.
Laid-Off Firefighters To Work Through FourthLaid-off firefighters in the village of Washington Park say they'll work as volunteers through the 4th of July when fireworks generally cause about 10 fires.